USDA People's Garden


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Our field of #LincolnTomato plants is full of fruit! We want 2 hear from u. How r ur tomato plants doing? #USDA150

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Here's a shot of the apiary on the roof of headquarters

Stop by at our exhibit to learn how to build a trellis at 11:30 am & 2 pm

Up next in the Test Kitchen Kid Chef Lily at 4 pm

EMGs letting kids be the judge of peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, hyssop...

Don't miss demo on building a trellis at 2 pm in #2012 Folklife PG exhibit

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Heading to the National Mall for fireworks? Stop by the PG #2012Folklife garden to cool down.

Deputy Secretary Merrigan with Hip Hop Public Health Superstars! Let's get movin' and groovin'

There is an amazing Abe Lincoln scarecrow guarding People's Garden in Riverdale, #MD #USDA150

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Beautiful day to plant #LincolnTomato

In the #DC area tomorrow? Spread the word: #LincolnTomato Plant Giveaway 10 to 2 corner of 12th & Jefferson Dr, SW

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volunteer workday: full harvest of cool season crops

#art in the #garden - our version of American Gothic

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35 lbs of snap, shell and snow peas planted in October donated to today. First harvest of the season!

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News Snap: Peas on the Mall.

Today #USDA & KAB sign MOU in public-private partnership 2 bring community produce gardens 2 neighborhoods in need

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Take a look at Abraham Lincoln handing out packets of #LincolnTomato seeds #USDA150 at our golden shovel award ceremony

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The Old State Capitol Springfield, IL celebrates Lincoln with #LincolnTomato seeds #USDA150

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JMG teacher training w/ and at PG in Gweocheon National Science Museum in South Korea #green

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An easy way to teach adults and kids about seed spacing. Let us teach u how to seed tape.